63points

Lenovo Yoga 530 14"

59points

Microsoft Surface Go

Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
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Lenovo Yoga 530 14" vs Microsoft Surface Go

Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
Microsoft Surface Go
63
points
Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
59
points
Microsoft Surface Go

Why is Lenovo Yoga 530 14" better than Microsoft Surface Go?

  • 8GB more RAM memory
    ?

    16GBvs8GB
  • 5.6h longer battery life
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    14.6hvs9h
  • Has a backlit keyboard
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  • Uses flash storage
    ?
  • 40% bigger screen size
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    14"vs10"
  • 384GB more internal storage
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    512GBvs128GB
  • Has an HDMI output
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  • 2 more USB ports
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    3vs1

Why is Microsoft Surface Go better than Lenovo Yoga 530 14"?

  • 4.17% higher resolution
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    1800 x 1200pxvs1920 x 1080px
  • 1.08kg lighter
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    522gvs1600g
  • 38.22% higher pixel density
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    217ppivs157ppi
  • 9.3mm thinner
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    8.3mmvs17.6mm
  • Supports 64-bit
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Has branded damage-resistant glass
    ?

Price comparison

Lenovo Yoga 530 14"

ProductStorePrice
Lenovo Yoga 530 14" AmazonLenovo Flex 14 2-in-1 Convertible Laptop...Lenovo Flex 14 2-in-1 Convertible Laptop, 14 Inch FHD Touchscreen Display, AMD Ryzen 5 3500U Processor, 12GB DDR4 RAM, 256GB NVMe SSD, Windows 10, 81SS000DUS, Black, Pen Included
Amazon logo
$652.00
Lenovo Yoga 530 14" AmazonLenovo Flex 5 14" 2-in-1 Laptop, 14.0" F...Lenovo Flex 5 14" 2-in-1 Laptop, 14.0" FHD (1920 x 1080) Touch Display, AMD Ryzen 5 4500U Processor, 16GB DDR4, 256GB SSD, AMD Radeon Graphics, Digital Pen Included, Win 10, 81X20005US, Graphite Grey
Amazon logo
$697.00
Lenovo Yoga 530 14" AmazonLenovo Yoga 710-15 - 15.6" FHD Touch-Scr...Lenovo Yoga 710-15 - 15.6" FHD Touch-Screen - 7th Gen Core i5-7200U - 8GB Ram - 256GB SSD - Black
Amazon logo
$761.99
Lenovo Yoga 530 14" AmazonLenovo Yoga 730 2-in-1 13.3" FHD IPS Tou...Lenovo Yoga 730 2-in-1 13.3" FHD IPS Touchscreen Business Laptop/Tabelt, Intel Quad-Core i5-8250U 8GB DDR4 256GB PCIe SSD Thunderbolt Fingerprint Reader Windows Ink Backlit Keyboard Win 10
Amazon logo
$799.00
Lenovo Yoga 530 14" AmazonLenovo Flex 14 2-in-1 Convertible Laptop...Lenovo Flex 14 2-in-1 Convertible Laptop, 14-Inch HD (1366 X 768) Touchscreen Display, Intel Pentium Gold 5405U, 4GB DDR4 RAM, 128GB NVMe SSD, Windows 10, 81SQ000EUS, Onyx Black
Amazon logo
$579.00
Lenovo Yoga 530 14" Amazon2019_Lenovo Yoga 2-in-1 15.6" 4K UHD Tou...2019_Lenovo Yoga 2-in-1 15.6" 4K UHD Touch-Screen Laptop with 360° flip-and-fold Design, Intel Core i7 Processor,16GB RAM, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Graphics 4GB, 1TB SSD,Fingerprint Reader, Windows 10
Amazon logo
$1,299.00
Lenovo Yoga 530 14" AmazonLenovo Yoga 720 2-in-1 15.6" 4K UHD IPS ...Lenovo Yoga 720 2-in-1 15.6" 4K UHD IPS Touch-Screen Ultrabook, Intel Core i7-7700HQ, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050, Thunderbolt, Fingerprint Reader, Backlit Keyboard -Win10
Amazon logo
$1,239.00
Lenovo Yoga 530 14" AmazonLenovo Yoga 730 2-in-1 Laptop: Core i7-8...Lenovo Yoga 730 2-in-1 Laptop: Core i7-8550U, 15.6" 4K UHD Touchscreen, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, NVidia GTX 1050 Graphics
Amazon logo
$1,265.88
Lenovo Yoga 530 14" AmazonNew 2018 Lenovo Yoga 730 2-in-1 15.6" FH...New 2018 Lenovo Yoga 730 2-in-1 15.6" FHD IPS Touch-Screen Laptop, Intel i5-8250U, 8GB DDR4 RAM, 256GB PCIe SSD, Thunderbolt, Fingerprint Reader, Backlit Keyboard, Built for Windows Ink, Win10
Amazon logo
$828.00
Lenovo Yoga 530 14" AmazonLenovo Flex 14 2-in-1 Ryzen 7 512GB SSD,...Lenovo Flex 14 2-in-1 Ryzen 7 512GB SSD, 12GB RAM, Vega 10, Win 10 Home 81SS000FUS
Amazon logo
$779.90

Microsoft Surface Go

ProductStorePrice
Microsoft Surface Go walmartMicrosoft Surface Go 10" Intel Pentium G...Microsoft Surface Go 10" Intel Pentium Gold 8GB RAM 128GB SSD Platinum - Intel Pentium Gold 4415Y Dual-core - 1800 x 1200 PixelSense Display - Intel HD Graphics 615 - Windows 10 S - 9 hr batter
walmart logo
$540.00

Design

1.weight

1.6kg

522g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
2.Has a backlit keyboard
Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
Microsoft Surface Go
The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.
3.thickness

17.6mm

8.3mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
Microsoft Surface Go
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.width

328mm

245mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
6.height

229mm

175mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.

Display

1.resolution

1920 x 1080px

1800 x 1200px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
2.pixel density

157ppi

217ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
3.screen size

14"

10"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.has a touch screen
Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
Microsoft Surface Go
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
5.has an LED-backlit display
Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
Microsoft Surface Go
Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
6.has an IPS screen
Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
Microsoft Surface Go
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of conventional twisted nematic TFT displays: limited viewing angles and low-quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane-to-Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, with increased brightness and lower production costs.

Performance

1.RAM

16GB

8GB

Random-access memory (RAM) is a form of volatile memory used to store working data and machine code currently in use. It is a quick-access, temporary virtual storage that can be read and changed in any order, thus enabling fast data processing.
2.Uses flash storage
Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
Microsoft Surface Go
Flash-based storage devices such as SSDs have no mechanical components. Due to this, they are typically faster, run silently, and are more shock resistant than traditional HDDs.
3.internal storage

512GB

128GB

The internal storage refers to the built-in storage space available in a device for system data, apps, and user-generated data. With a large amount of internal storage, you can save more files and apps on your device.
4.Supports 64-bit
Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
Microsoft Surface Go
A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit apps.
5.has an external memory slot
Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
Microsoft Surface Go
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.

Connectivity

1.Has USB Type-C
Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
Microsoft Surface Go
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
2.supports Wi-Fi
Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
Microsoft Surface Go
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.has an HDMI output
Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
Microsoft Surface Go
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
4.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
Microsoft Surface Go
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
5.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
Microsoft Surface Go
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
6.USB ports

3

1

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Battery

1.Battery life

14.6h

9h

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
2.Has sleep-and-charge USB ports
Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
Microsoft Surface Go
Sleep-and-charge USB ports can charge electronic devices when the laptop is in sleep mode, hibernate mode, or even switched off.
3.Has a MagSafe power adapter
Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
Microsoft Surface Go
The MagSafe power adapter uses a power connector that is attached magnetically. When pulled or tugged, the connector will come out of the socket safely.

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
Microsoft Surface Go
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
Microsoft Surface Go
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
3.has a front camera
Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
Microsoft Surface Go
A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
4.Stylus included
Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
Microsoft Surface Go
A stylus is a pen-like accessory that allows you to interact with the touchscreen with greater precision, and is particularly useful for drawing and writing.
5.Has a fingerprint scanner
Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
Microsoft Surface Go
The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.
6.number of microphones

1

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Miscellaneous

1.has a rechargeable battery
Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
Microsoft Surface Go
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
Microsoft Surface Go
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has branded damage-resistant glass
Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
Microsoft Surface Go
Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
4.Has an infrared sensor
Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
Microsoft Surface Go
With an infrared sensor the device can detect motion by measuring the infrared (IR) light radiating from objects in its field of view.
5.copy and paste features in web browser
Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
Microsoft Surface Go (Windows 10)
Copy-paste is one of the most popular commands in human-computer interaction. It's a method of reproducing data from a source to a destination. Nowadays, all web browsers support it.
6.Supports widgets
Lenovo Yoga 530 14"
Microsoft Surface Go (Windows 10)
You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.

Price comparison

Lenovo Yoga 530 14"

ProductStorePrice
Lenovo Yoga 530 14" AmazonLenovo Flex 14 2-in-1 Convertible Laptop...Lenovo Flex 14 2-in-1 Convertible Laptop, 14 Inch FHD Touchscreen Display, AMD Ryzen 5 3500U Processor, 12GB DDR4 RAM, 256GB NVMe SSD, Windows 10, 81SS000DUS, Black, Pen Included
Amazon logo
$652.00
Lenovo Yoga 530 14" AmazonLenovo Flex 5 14" 2-in-1 Laptop, 14.0" F...Lenovo Flex 5 14" 2-in-1 Laptop, 14.0" FHD (1920 x 1080) Touch Display, AMD Ryzen 5 4500U Processor, 16GB DDR4, 256GB SSD, AMD Radeon Graphics, Digital Pen Included, Win 10, 81X20005US, Graphite Grey
Amazon logo
$697.00
Lenovo Yoga 530 14" AmazonLenovo Yoga 710-15 - 15.6" FHD Touch-Scr...Lenovo Yoga 710-15 - 15.6" FHD Touch-Screen - 7th Gen Core i5-7200U - 8GB Ram - 256GB SSD - Black
Amazon logo
$761.99
Lenovo Yoga 530 14" AmazonLenovo Yoga 730 2-in-1 13.3" FHD IPS Tou...Lenovo Yoga 730 2-in-1 13.3" FHD IPS Touchscreen Business Laptop/Tabelt, Intel Quad-Core i5-8250U 8GB DDR4 256GB PCIe SSD Thunderbolt Fingerprint Reader Windows Ink Backlit Keyboard Win 10
Amazon logo
$799.00
Lenovo Yoga 530 14" AmazonLenovo Flex 14 2-in-1 Convertible Laptop...Lenovo Flex 14 2-in-1 Convertible Laptop, 14-Inch HD (1366 X 768) Touchscreen Display, Intel Pentium Gold 5405U, 4GB DDR4 RAM, 128GB NVMe SSD, Windows 10, 81SQ000EUS, Onyx Black
Amazon logo
$579.00
Lenovo Yoga 530 14" Amazon2019_Lenovo Yoga 2-in-1 15.6" 4K UHD Tou...2019_Lenovo Yoga 2-in-1 15.6" 4K UHD Touch-Screen Laptop with 360° flip-and-fold Design, Intel Core i7 Processor,16GB RAM, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Graphics 4GB, 1TB SSD,Fingerprint Reader, Windows 10
Amazon logo
$1,299.00
Lenovo Yoga 530 14" AmazonLenovo Yoga 720 2-in-1 15.6" 4K UHD IPS ...Lenovo Yoga 720 2-in-1 15.6" 4K UHD IPS Touch-Screen Ultrabook, Intel Core i7-7700HQ, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050, Thunderbolt, Fingerprint Reader, Backlit Keyboard -Win10
Amazon logo
$1,239.00
Lenovo Yoga 530 14" AmazonLenovo Yoga 730 2-in-1 Laptop: Core i7-8...Lenovo Yoga 730 2-in-1 Laptop: Core i7-8550U, 15.6" 4K UHD Touchscreen, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, NVidia GTX 1050 Graphics
Amazon logo
$1,265.88
Lenovo Yoga 530 14" AmazonNew 2018 Lenovo Yoga 730 2-in-1 15.6" FH...New 2018 Lenovo Yoga 730 2-in-1 15.6" FHD IPS Touch-Screen Laptop, Intel i5-8250U, 8GB DDR4 RAM, 256GB PCIe SSD, Thunderbolt, Fingerprint Reader, Backlit Keyboard, Built for Windows Ink, Win10
Amazon logo
$828.00
Lenovo Yoga 530 14" AmazonLenovo Flex 14 2-in-1 Ryzen 7 512GB SSD,...Lenovo Flex 14 2-in-1 Ryzen 7 512GB SSD, 12GB RAM, Vega 10, Win 10 Home 81SS000FUS
Amazon logo
$779.90

Microsoft Surface Go

ProductStorePrice
Microsoft Surface Go walmartMicrosoft Surface Go 10" Intel Pentium G...Microsoft Surface Go 10" Intel Pentium Gold 8GB RAM 128GB SSD Platinum - Intel Pentium Gold 4415Y Dual-core - 1800 x 1200 PixelSense Display - Intel HD Graphics 615 - Windows 10 S - 9 hr batter
walmart logo
$540.00

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